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Headband of fibre string

Headband of fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Headbands
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Bark painting depicting an echidna by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Shovel

Shovel

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Shovels
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Savage Co Ltd
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1930
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

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Endeavour Cannon collection
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Cannons
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Tjanpi by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Tjanpi by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Polly P. Jackson
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2011
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baalbek

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baalbek

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Jerusalem, Israel
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1931
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British Pattern 1842 .75 smooth bore percussion musket used by the 12th Foot (East Suffolk Regiment)

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Neville Locker collection
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Muskets
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England
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Tower of London [Armouries]
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1848
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Condolence card from Thien to the victims of the Bali bombings

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Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of a young girl called Lottie in a swim suit, Sydney, 1915

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1918
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Postcard featuring a photographic print of a huge massed crowd

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Notice of Classification issued by Local Board no 15, New York County New York

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Personal papers
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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The ringbarked country

The ringbarked country

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leah Kerinaiua
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection
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Earrings
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Corso - Manly

Corso - Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Colour photograph of Rodney Baker and Kit Hokanson in front of Tasmania's Peace Bus

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Certificate permitting A Jedrzejowski leave from 1400-2300 hours on 31 August 1946, for the purpose of going to Naples

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Travel documents
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1946
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Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Electrode glove

Electrode glove

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Japanese porcelain condiment set, featuring a mustard pot flanked by a salt and pepper shaker, in the form of three kangaroos on a shaped plinth

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Terence Lane collection
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Condiment sets
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1930
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Wood and brass telescope tube in a leather case used by Captain John Gore

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Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescopes
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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1920
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Wayback

Wayback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard showing a two masted ship with the name Ariel

Postcard showing a two masted ship with the name Ariel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The enemy

The enemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Telescopes
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Luna Park, Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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George Munkari
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1975
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S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1907
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'Nyaru' by Brandy Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Brandy Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Brandy Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Toronto, NSW

Toronto, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Toronto, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a bus depot

Postcard featuring a bus depot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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House and water tank behind some trees

House and water tank behind some trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Seven page letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

Seven page letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica...

John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Grevillea variabilis

Grevillea variabilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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The Golf Links and Barrenjoey, Palm Beach, NSW

The Golf Links and Barrenjoey, Palm Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barrenjoey, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Mazus pumilio

Mazus pumilio

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Poisonous snake sculpture

Poisonous snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Billy Cooley
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Relief' Hospital ship American Navy, entering Sydney Heads 23/7/25.

Relief' Hospital ship American Navy, entering Sydney Heads 2...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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United States Navy
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1925
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The Grange, Willoughby, NSW, Australia

The Grange, Willoughby, NSW, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Willoughby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love token from E.B.

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Timothy Millett collection
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1944
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Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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